Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Exhibits ATPase activity. Involved in several processes, including gamete generation; negative regulation of transposition; and piRNA metabolic process. Localizes to nucleus and piP-body. Is expressed in germ cell of testis. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in male infertility. Orthologous to human TDRD9 (tudor domain containing 9).